Stamford Museum & Nature Center

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Wizard Picnic

July 31 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Celebrate one of our favorite wizard’s birthday with a little magic of our own! Reserve a table for our Wizard Picnic and join us for a magical afternoon. We’ll start with some self-guided crafts and a delivery of a light snack and drink pack for your wizard family. Then meet some live magical creatures and enroll in our Potions class with some great experiments. Wizard attire is welcome! Limited to 8 families. Members: $40 for 1 adult and 1 child; $80 for up…

Sunday Farm Market

August 1 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
151 Scofieldtown Rd
Stamford, CT 06903 United States

Sundays, June 6 – November 7 Knobloch Family Farmhouse parking lot (Continue past main entrance on Scofieldtown Road to north entrance at 151 Scofieldtown Rd) Join us to support our wonderful vendors. Did you know that each dollar spent on local food has twice the impact in the community as a dollar spent in a supermarket? Know where your food comes from and support local agriculture! Admission to the Farm Market ONLY is free and open to the public.

National Farmers Market Week

August 1 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
151 Scofieldtown Rd
Stamford, CT 06903 United States

To kick off National Farmers Market week, join us for a special Farm Market on Sunday, August 1: 20% off at the Heckscher Farm table (for all products including Arethusa, Stani, Twin Pines, and others) for all current SM&NC members Decorate your own canvas market bag to take home (while supplies last) Children’s crafts at market (while supplies last) Meet our baby goats from 10:30-11:30 at the market Special offers for current SM&NC members from other vendors We’ll also be…

Animals for All: Heckscher Farm Open Evenings

August 3 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

We are thrilled to announce a new series of opportunities open only to families of students with disabilities. Join us for evening “open farms” or hands-on animal care programs. We strive to make our site and programs more accessible to all visitors. Animals for All has been made possible by funding from Abilis and the Dorr Foundation. These open farm evenings are designed for kids, adults, and families for whom traditional program environments may not work best but still would…

Animals for All: Caring for Critters

August 4 @ 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

We are thrilled to announce a new series of opportunities open only to families of students with disabilities. Join us for evening “open farms” or hands-on animal care programs. We strive to make our site and programs more accessible to all visitors. Animals for All has been made possible by funding from Abilis and the Dorr Foundation.  This new program provides a chance for hands-on work with our Heckscher Farm animals for students with disabilities for whom our Junior Curator program…

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Drive-In Movie Night: WALL-E

August 6 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
151 Scofieldtown Rd
Stamford, CT 06903 United States

Movies may be subject to change due to licensing restrictions. An authentic drive-in experience at the SM&NC! Place: SM&NC North Parking Lot (151 Scofieldtown Road) Couples Admission: $40 for up to 2 people Family Admission: $60 for 3 or more people Time: Gates open at 6:30pm, Showtime as soon as dusk permits Tickets: Tickets must be purchased in advance online at www.stamfordmuseum.org/drivein – registration opens 6/15 Parking: All spots are first come first served, so arrive early and stroll Heckscher…

Things with Wings Night Hike

August 6 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Join us for a chance to explore the crepuscular and nocturnal creatures that call the SM&NC home! We’ll take a sunset hike to look for our resident bats and birds, look for signs of our local owls, and see what insects are out and about. Meets at the Overbrook Nature Center. Limited to 15 participants. All participants must have a ticket. Members: $8/person Non-members: $11/person Registration opens 6/29 to SM&NC Members and 7/13 to all.

Sunday Farm Market

August 8 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
151 Scofieldtown Rd
Stamford, CT 06903 United States

Sundays, June 6 – November 7 Knobloch Family Farmhouse parking lot (Continue past main entrance on Scofieldtown Road to north entrance at 151 Scofieldtown Rd) Join us to support our wonderful vendors. Did you know that each dollar spent on local food has twice the impact in the community as a dollar spent in a supermarket? Know where your food comes from and support local agriculture! Admission to the Farm Market ONLY is free and open to the public.

Animals for All: Heckscher Farm Open Evenings

August 9 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

We are thrilled to announce a new series of opportunities open only to families of students with disabilities. Join us for evening “open farms” or hands-on animal care programs. We strive to make our site and programs more accessible to all visitors. Animals for All has been made possible by funding from Abilis and the Dorr Foundation. These open farm evenings are designed for kids, adults, and families for whom traditional program environments may not work best but still would…

Animals for All: Caring for Critters

August 10 @ 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

We are thrilled to announce a new series of opportunities open only to families of students with disabilities. Join us for evening “open farms” or hands-on animal care programs. We strive to make our site and programs more accessible to all visitors. Animals for All has been made possible by funding from Abilis and the Dorr Foundation.  This new program provides a chance for hands-on work with our Heckscher Farm animals for students with disabilities for whom our Junior Curator program…